“I have so much extra time and money, I think I will spend it all on social media…” said no business or marketing leader ever! Prioritizing how you invest your precious resources and how you leverage every minute will either make or break your success.
Today’s marketer has no guarantee of reaching their audience on any medium. Not Facebook. Not Instagram, LinkedIn. Twitter, YouTube or Snapchat. Organic reach is dwindling to zero for brands and marketers who don’t have a solid marketing strategy that encompasses social, digital, content, and measurement all centered around their target audience.
One of the most overlooked aspects of social business and social media is the power of the personal brand. Unfortunately, many marketers and business leaders wrongly assume that personal branding is only for those looking to be “famous” or become some type of online or social marketing “guru.” This couldn’t be further from the truth.
Are you guilty of these 8 content marketing bad habits stopping you from achieving more success creating and leveraging content? You can’t skip important steps such as goal setting, planning and researching your audience. Learn how to optimize every moment and dollar you spend on content marketing.
Facebook Groups provide a unique opportunity for businesses of all sizes to build community, increase brand awareness, generate leads and even increase sales of products or services. You can more quickly earn trust, nurture relationships, network and create a movement big or small!
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The modern social marketer of today needs to know how to set goals, build a well thought out plan, balance the use of owned, paid and earned media. They must know how to tap into the power of influencer marketing, paid advertising, visual marketing and list goes on!
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Building a personal brand is not just about creating a shiny social profile, but presenting yourself in the most authentic way possible to your community and audiences in a way that will attract them to you organically. When done right, personal branding not only builds the brand of you, but also will help you achieve many personal, life and business goals.
Facebook Live video streaming enables brands and businesses of all sizes to tap into the power of video marketing, social media. It enables even the small businesses to increase brand awareness, build community, nurture relationships, conduct customer research and increase leads and sales!
Your blog should be a living, breathing representation of who you are, and what you have to offer. Your blog should not be a copycat version of the rest of the blogosphere.
Are you speaking to your audience in a way that they understand? When you tweet do people listen? Do they take action? Do your tweets help you increase brand equity, generate leads and sales? Are your tweets helping you grow community and nurture relationships? Are your tweets helping you increase the ROI of all of your content marketing, digital and brand marketing?
Establishing true thought leadership for your business and for your own personal brand can bring much benefit to you personally and professionally. This is important for both B2B and B2C businesses but incredibly important in B2B due to the longer and more complicated buying processes.
The truth is that all of us working in the field of social media and digital marketing today are change agents. We must understand mindsets of our stakeholders, management and team members. We must know how to push change when needed and integrate social media technologies and best practices into the business, not force it.
Success in business utilizing social media and digital marketing requires both art and science. Learning how to connect with your audience in an authentic and human way can help you stand out from the crowd, rise above the noise and build a relationship with your audience and customers that only you can do. Humanizing your brand enables you to build a relationship built on trust, authority and human connection that can be felt in the heart.